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Yesterday's Golf News Today #4

Yesterday's Golf News Today #4

May 15th, 2016

Yesterday’s Golf News Today: When golf enters the Twilight Zone. 27 years ago: World Number 3 Ian Woosnam unwittingly brings down the Berlin Wall....

Positive news on equipment sales in USA

Positive news on equipment sales in USA

Jun 27th, 2018

There is positive news from Golf Datatech’s May sales report for the USA, which shows improvement across nearly all categories in golf equipment compared to numbers from a year ago. 

Paul Lawrie renews association with Wilson Golf

Paul Lawrie renews association with Wilson Golf

Jan 4th, 2018

Paul Lawrie, the last Scotsman to win The Open Championship, has renewed his long association with Wilson Golf to play the brand’s signature irons, fairway woods and wedges during the 2018 season.

Good news for Golf fans

Good news for Golf fans

Jul 2nd, 2017

There’s good news for golf fans, as reports suggest that Sky Sports will be making changes to its subscription offers.

Grayson Murray makes the news

Grayson Murray makes the news

May 21st, 2017

It has been an eventful debut season for Gray Murray, but now he has been making the news for the right reasons as he shot a 63 on Friday, and is still in contention at the Bryon Nelson.

Yesterday's Golf News Today #13

Yesterday's Golf News Today #13

Apr 24th, 2017

This content is not available on The Golf Channel. Or any other channel for that matter... When golf enters the Twilight Zone...

Golf in 'Good News' shocker

Golf in 'Good News' shocker

Aug 9th, 2016

It's been a big couple of months for golf. adidas and Nike jettison their golf businesses and some of the world's top golfers shunned the Olympics. But it looks like both decisions are backfiring...

Breaking News: Olazabal to miss the Masters

Breaking News: Olazabal to miss the Masters

Mar 19th, 2016

Breaking News: Jose Maria Olazabal has announced he won't be taking part in this year's Masters. The two-time Masters champion is believed to be suffering from a form of rheumatoid arthritis.

GimmeGate News Flash!!

GimmeGate News Flash!!

Sep 21st, 2015

Suzann Pettersen's apology issued via her instagream account at 9.25am today

Nursey's News Day 3

Nursey's News Day 3

Jul 15th, 2015

So our brand new Golf Nurse has written her third column for the MailOnline this morning, and talks Jason Day, Jordan Spieth, and what happened at the GolfPunk Clubhouse at The Rule Pub Diner in St Andrews last night!! Go Carly...

adidas Golf Introduces New TOUR360 Franchise

adidas Golf Introduces New TOUR360 Franchise

Jan 21st, 2019

adidas is taking performance golf footwear to the next level. Today, adidas Golf announced the TOUR360 XT, the newest model of the TOUR360 franchise that features the highest-performing cleated outsole the brand has ever made.

Gastro Golf goes Balearic

Gastro Golf goes Balearic

Jan 19th, 2019

Bespoke golf holiday company Gastro Golf added two new European destinations to its already impressive list of golf holiday venues – the island of Mallorca and Bulgaria.

Strong 2018 performance for PowaKaddy

Strong 2018 performance for PowaKaddy

Jan 19th, 2019

Latest figures have revealed a strong 2018 for market-leading electric trolley company, PowaKaddy, with the brand increasing its market share year on year.

Titleist t Introduces 718 AP3 and AP2 Irons

Titleist t Introduces 718 AP3 and AP2 Irons

Jan 19th, 2019

Golfers seeking the breakthrough technology and proven performance of Titleist 718 AP3 and AP2 irons can bring an extra edge to their game with the introduction of new limited all-black editions.

The European Tour presents the Content Committee

The European Tour presents the Content Committee

Jan 19th, 2019

Tired of being asked to take part in ‘viral’ videos by ‘media types’, five European Tour stars decided to take matters into their own hands and assemble The Content Committee.

Olazábal Honoured by PGAs of Europe

Olazábal Honoured by PGAs of Europe

Jan 19th, 2019

Ryder Cup legend and two-time Masters Champion José María Olazábal has become the latest recipient of the PGAs of Europe Lifetime Achievement Award. 

La Manga Club makes 20% offer to Families

La Manga Club makes 20% offer to Families

Jan 18th, 2019

Families looking to escape the British winter for some sporting action under sunny skies over February half-term can enjoy discounts of up to 20 per cent when staying at Spain’s five-star La Manga Club resort next month.

Algarve is European Champion

Algarve is European Champion

Jan 18th, 2019

The Algarve has retained its place as the top European golf destination after sealing its latest major success at the Today’s Golfer Travel Awards.

HONMA Golf launches a premium golf ball

HONMA Golf launches a premium golf ball

Jan 17th, 2019

HONMA Golf, the premium Japanese brand that recently signed world No.1 Justin Rose to use its clubs, is introducing a new golf ball to its extensive range next month.

Wilson Staff introduces Superlight D7 range

Wilson Staff introduces Superlight D7 range

Jan 16th, 2019

If it's good enough for golf-geek extraordinaire (3-time major winner and 2020 Ryder Cup captain!) Padraig Harrington, it's good enough for us. Check out Wilson Golf's new super lightweight distance driver, fairways and hybrids. It's golf-drool central...

Fleming Golf Tips: The Desert Dubai Classic

Fleming Golf Tips: The Desert Dubai Classic

Jan 16th, 2019

So close last week at the Sony Open with Andrew Putnam 69/1 leading until the final stages eventually finishing 2nd to Matt Kuchar. But now I focus on the Desert Classic.

Walmer & Kingsdown, known as

Walmer & Kingsdown, known as "The Club on the Cliffs"

Jan 16th, 2019

Walmer & Kingsdown Golf Club in east Kent, known as ‘The Club on the Cliffs’ thanks to its stunning position perched on  top of the iconic White Cliffs of Dover, has joined Visit Kent’s Golf in Kent Partnership.

Palmares feels the need for speed

Palmares feels the need for speed

Jan 16th, 2019

Palmares Beach & Golf Resort, in the Algarve, is hitting the accelerator in the war against slow golf as 2019 gets off to a turbo-charged start.

Wilson Golf confirms European Tour line up

Wilson Golf confirms European Tour line up

Jan 16th, 2019

Following the signing of American star Gary Woodland to its Tour Advisory Staff last week, Wilson Golf has confirmed its line-up for the 2019 European Tour, mixing young and upcoming talent with established Tour winners and Major champions.

All-Inclusive golf holidays for 2019

All-Inclusive golf holidays for 2019

Jan 15th, 2019

During 2018 saw the rise of all-inclusive golf holidays abroad, and GolfHolidaysDirect.com have listed the top all-inclusive golf holidays valid throughout 2019.

Buddha smiles upon Golfplan's new 18

Buddha smiles upon Golfplan's new 18

Jan 15th, 2019

With a December christening at Chee Chan Golf Resort, the course architects at Golfplan have again showcased their skill at integrating world-class golf holes with signature elements in the local landscape and culture.

adidas Golf Signs European Tour Pro Jordan Smith

adidas Golf Signs European Tour Pro Jordan Smith

Jan 15th, 2019

adidas is adding another rising star to its ranks. Today, adidas Golf announced a multi-year contract with tour professional Jordan Smith to wear adidas’ apparel and footwear on and off the course.

PUMA GOLF Introduces Play Loose Collection

PUMA GOLF Introduces Play Loose Collection

Jan 15th, 2019

That's right, Rickie, you just loaf about in multiple forms while we do all the work. Enjoying yourself? Not surprised, you're rocking the new PUMA Golf Play Loose range for 2019. Nice.

Sung-Hyun Park adds TPX5 golf ball to equipment arsenal

Sung-Hyun Park adds TPX5 golf ball to equipment arsenal

Jan 15th, 2019

Team TaylorMade’s Sung-Hyun Park, whose remarkable play in 2018 elevated her to world #2 and who has five LPGA Tour victories including two major championships to her impressive career resume, has chosen to add distance, spin, control and all-around performance with the new 2019 TP5x golf ball.

Finca Cortesin's new eco-friendly greens

Finca Cortesin's new eco-friendly greens

Jan 15th, 2019

Finca Cortesin Hotel, Golf & Spa is at the forefront of European golf’s drive to become more eco-sustainable after revealing that it is using up to 30 per cent less water since becoming the first course in Spain to feature a new, environmentally-friendly, variety of Bermuda grass on all its greens.

Sirene Belek hotel given £2 million new look for 2019

Sirene Belek hotel given £2 million new look for 2019

Jan 14th, 2019

Golfers and families will have even more to look forward to when staying at the five-star Sirene Belek Hotel from 2019 with the luxury Turkish venue undergoing a major €2million refurbishment this winter.

Abu Dhabi Golf Club primed to host

Abu Dhabi Golf Club primed to host

Jan 14th, 2019

Abu Dhabi Golf Club’s fairways will be graced with some of the world’s best golfers this week as they compete to be crowned champion at the ‘Home of Champions’.

4 is the magic number for brave cancer survivor Nick Edmund

4 is the magic number for brave cancer survivor Nick Edmund

Jan 11th, 2019

Three-time cancer survivor Nick Edmund has revealed plans to undertake two more marathon golf-walks during 2019 – just weeks after completing his second epic walk carrying a set of golf clubs on his back, this time around Scotland.

Why Jason Dufner is a DUDE

Why Jason Dufner is a DUDE

Jan 11th, 2019

Jason Dufner may have been without a hat sponsor in 2018, but he’s now become a DUDE for 2019.

Peter Millar launches Spring Summer 2019 collection

Peter Millar launches Spring Summer 2019 collection

Jan 11th, 2019

Leading luxury golf lifestyle brand, Peter Millar has announced the launch of its new Spring Summer 2019 men’s collection, featuring an extensive line-up of essential on and off-course garments.

Souillac early booking offers

Souillac early booking offers

Jan 10th, 2019

Golfers can take advantage of the most affordable golf in Europe when staying at Souillac Golf & Country Club this spring and summer – with seven-night unlimited golf breaks available from just €175 per person.

Wyndemere Country Club in Naples, Florida

Wyndemere Country Club in Naples, Florida

Jan 10th, 2019

When it comes to choosing a place to live in Naples Florida, there are plenty of neighborhoods to choose from. Choosing to live in a golf community doesn’t narrow it down much, Naples has plenty of those too. So how do you choose, and what do you base your choice on?

New golf vision for Moor Park

New golf vision for Moor Park

Jan 9th, 2019

Moor Park Golf Club has unveiled an exciting new vision for the future that will see the prestigious venue revert to its roots and become an exclusive private members' golf club again.

Dom Pedro Hotel & Golf Collection to host

Dom Pedro Hotel & Golf Collection to host

Jan 9th, 2019

Dom Pedro Hotels & Golf Collection has announced that it will be hosting the 21st edition of the Dom Pedro International Golf Classic from 12th to 19th January 2019.

Justin Rose regains World No 1 ranking

Justin Rose regains World No 1 ranking

Jan 9th, 2019

Justin Rose has reclaimed the world No. 1 spot, even though he did not play at the Tournament of Champions last week in Hawaii, which was won by Xander Schauffle.

How Ian Poulter made up for missing

How Ian Poulter made up for missing

Jan 9th, 2019

When Ian Poulter realised that he was not going to make the Tour’s minimum event requirement, after winning last year’s Houston Open, he got his thinking boots on.

Lucy Li investigated by USGA over Apple commercial

Lucy Li investigated by USGA over Apple commercial

Jan 8th, 2019

Lucy Li, the youngest person ever to qualify for the U.S. Women’s Open as a 11-year-old in 2014, may well have compromised her amateur status, as she has appeared in a promotional video for Apple’s new watch.

Brick Landing Plantation Golf Club

Brick Landing Plantation Golf Club

Jan 8th, 2019

Like most of the golf courses with “Plantation” in their name, Brick Landing Plantation in Ocean Isles, NC has a story behind it.

Mizuno unveils new ST190 Series

Mizuno unveils new ST190 Series

Jan 7th, 2019

If you like your metal woods to go for miles and look the absolute business, you've come to the right place. Mizuno has announced that its highly anticipated ST190 range will be available to the public from Feb 2019.

TaylorMade Golf enters new frontier in iron design

TaylorMade Golf enters new frontier in iron design

Jan 7th, 2019

TaylorMade Golf has announced today the fourth and most innovative generation of its high-performance line of M series irons, the all-new M5 & M6 irons have been engineered to both further increase distance and enhance sound and feel.

March is TaylorMade for Clubs to hire customers

March is TaylorMade for Clubs to hire customers

Jan 7th, 2019

The New Year saw the much-anticipated release of TaylorMade's M6 range of drivers, fairways and hybrids - and Clubs to Hire (CTH) customers can rent them on golf breaks from March 1.

Win a pair of GFORE shoes to kick start the New Year

Win a pair of GFORE shoes to kick start the New Year

Jan 6th, 2019

Fancy winning a pair of golf shoes as worn by Major champions, Bubba Watson and Phil Mickelson? Luxury golf-inspired sportswear and accessories brand, G/Fore is giving away three pairs of golf shoes to celebrate the beginning of the New Year and the launch of its new international website www.gfore.co.uk.

Titleist to sponsor Sky Sports coverage

Titleist to sponsor Sky Sports coverage

Jan 5th, 2019

Titleist will continue to build its long association with the world’s best players through their sponsorship of  Sky Sports Golf’s coverage of the 2019 PGA Tour and World Golf Championships (WGCs).

Callaway Golf announces new 2019 product line up

Callaway Golf announces new 2019 product line up

Jan 5th, 2019

Callaway Golf has officially announced its new 2019 product lineup. Top of mind for the Company’s innovative new equipment line include Epic Flash Woods, Apex Irons, Odyssey Stroke Lab Putters, and ERC Golf Balls.

Your Golf Travel reward their groups in January

Your Golf Travel reward their groups in January

Jan 4th, 2019

Your Golf Travel (YGT) have gone ‘The Extra Yard’ & for the first time ever, this January groups booking holidays for 2019 to travel between 1st January - 31st December will receive huge offers, such as free golf break, TaylorMade TP5 balls plus airport lounge passes.

Patrick Reed confirms his Masters Menu

Patrick Reed confirms his Masters Menu

Jan 4th, 2019

Patrick Reed has confirmed his plans for the Masters dinner he will be hosting, following his maiden Major victory at Augusta National last year.

Wilson welcomes Woodland

Wilson welcomes Woodland

Jan 3rd, 2019

  Wilson Golf has announced that Gary Woodland has signed a multi-year deal to join its Advisory Staff. The addition of Woodland, who is currently ranked in the top 40 worldwide, brings his considerable experience and genuine passion for the game to the Wilson Advisory Staff.

Dolan holes out to win trip to 2020 Ryder Cup

Dolan holes out to win trip to 2020 Ryder Cup

Jan 2nd, 2019

Irish golfer Michael Dolan waited until he was 59 for his first hole-in-one; a month later, his second earned him a trip to the 2020 Ryder Cup after he aced the eighth hole at Son Vida, Mallorca.

Fleming Golf Tips: Sentry Tournament of Champions

Fleming Golf Tips: Sentry Tournament of Champions

Jan 1st, 2019

Happy New Year to all GolfPunk followers. Just the one event this week in Hawaii, it’s a small but select field in which I do fear the two favourites, DustinJohnson and Jon Rahm the biggest hitters in the field but with wind forecast I think and hope there is value to be had elsewhere??? 9 points risked.

5 players to watch closely in 2019

5 players to watch closely in 2019

Dec 29th, 2018

The 2019 PGA Tour promises to be one of the most exciting ones in recent history. With players like Tiger Woods, Jon Rahm and Justin Rose leading the way, the Tour is star-packed from top to bottom. But, besides the big names, there are also several players you should keep your eye one this year. 

Thomas Bjorn keeps a Ryder Cup promise

Thomas Bjorn keeps a Ryder Cup promise

Dec 24th, 2018

A promise made, a promise kept. After the 17½-10½ victory over the USA, 2018 Team Europe Ryder Cup captain Thomas Bjorn revealed that he had promised his team that he would get a tattoo of the winning score “on a part that only Grace [his girlfriend] will see”. And now he has fulfilled his promise.

Lumine ready to welcome Amateur and Professional players

Lumine ready to welcome Amateur and Professional players

Dec 21st, 2018

One of Europe’s most popular golf and leisure destinations, Lumine Mediterránea Beach & Golf Community, is kicking off the new year in Spain by inviting PGA Professionals and amateur golfers from across Europe for two exciting tournaments.

Els Club Dubai set for exciting new changes

Els Club Dubai set for exciting new changes

Dec 20th, 2018

The Els Club Dubai, one of Troon International Division’s marquee destinations, is set to further bolster its already impressive offering following three exciting new announcements.

The South's golfers lead Christmas giving

The South's golfers lead Christmas giving

Dec 20th, 2018

With two weeks to go in the American Golf charity Christmas raffle in support of On Course Foundation, the South’s golfers’ are proving to be the U.K.’s most generous, with 1500 more tickets sold than their nearest rivals, the Central region.

£18,887 raised for homeless charity

£18,887 raised for homeless charity

Dec 20th, 2018

S&G Response has handed over a cheque to the founder of the Street Support Network, a Charity dedicated to providing year-round resources for people experiencing homelessness in Greater Manchester. The funds were raised through their One Million Yards golfing challenge.  

Top 10 Golf Christmas presents

Top 10 Golf Christmas presents

Dec 19th, 2018

If you’re looking for last minute Christmas gifts for someone who loves their golf then look no further. Our friends over at Golfbidder.co.uk have some fantastic golf products suitable for family and loved ones that you’ve left till the very last minute, all for reasonable prices!  

La Cala Resort provides stunning stage

La Cala Resort provides stunning stage

Dec 19th, 2018

For a seventh year running, the renowned La Cala Resort played host to some of the rising stars of world golf in December’s Alps Tour Qualifying School. 

Arccos upgrades its Caddie platform

Arccos upgrades its Caddie platform

Dec 19th, 2018

Arccos has upgraded its award-winning Caddie platform with a powerful set of new features led by crowd-sourced hole locations, voice command shortcuts and enhanced putting aides.

Tee off 2019 in style at Quinta do Lago

Tee off 2019 in style at Quinta do Lago

Dec 19th, 2018

Winter doesn’t have to be a time to put the golf clubs into hibernation with Portugal’s exclusive Quinta do Lago resort offering plenty for players to get excited about in the new year, with three-night, two-round breaks bookable from only €314 per person.

Silver anniversary celebrations tee off

Silver anniversary celebrations tee off

Dec 19th, 2018

Madeira’s Palheiro Golf is celebrating the completion of a quarter of a century as one of Europe’s most picturesque and dramatic golf courses.

Golf Tourism Strategy targets £325m value

Golf Tourism Strategy targets £325m value

Dec 19th, 2018

A review of Scotland’s National Golf Tourism Strategy has extended the industry’s target for the value of the sector to £325 million following a strong period of growth.

SkyCaddie offers £50 off SX500

SkyCaddie offers £50 off SX500

Dec 18th, 2018

SkyCaddie’s new SX500 has burst onto the scene offering best-ever levels of GPS accuracy including the ability to give distances to today’s pins – a first for any GPS device. And now you can snap up the SX500 for a huge £50 off RRP if you trade-in any of your old distance measuring devices.

Francesco Molinari wins

Francesco Molinari wins

Dec 17th, 2018

Francesco Molinari has won the World Sport Star of the Year at the BBC's Sports Personality show, and deservedly so after a remarkable 2018 season.

Mental Lessons from Tiger Woods

Mental Lessons from Tiger Woods

Dec 14th, 2018

There are some athletes who seem to transcend their sport and become names so big that even people who have little interest in their respective sports know who they are.

Fourteen-Year-Old Kuang Clinches Place

Fourteen-Year-Old Kuang Clinches Place

Dec 13th, 2018

Fourteen-year-old Kuang Yang clinched his place in the 2019 Volvo China Open by winning the Volvo China Junior Match Play Championship at Southern Wood Golf & Country Club in Fujian on Wednesday.